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The Birds Nest / Primus Arkitekter

The Birds Nest / Primus Arkitekter

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Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Engineer:Okholm
  • Construction:JB construction ApS
  • Cost:450.000 €
  • City:Copenhagen
  • Country:Denmark
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Courtesy of Primus Arkitekter
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Text description provided by the architects. The extension was to be fitted in without reducing the area of the playground, and respecting an existing copper beech.

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This was done by lovering the terrain, raising the building and incorporating playground storage and technical installations underneath it, thereby freeing up extra space for the playground. The cantilevers create versatile intimate spaces on the playground.

Courtesy of Primus Arkitekter
Courtesy of Primus Arkitekter

The skewed volume brakes down the scale of building and subdivides the interior space, to create a more intimate atmosphere for the children. Windows in each corner gives close contact to the playground.

Courtesy of Primus Arkitekter
Courtesy of Primus Arkitekter

All construction is done in timber. The facade is clad in pine lists.

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Address:Randbølvej 67, 2720 Vanløse, Denmark

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Cite: "The Birds Nest / Primus Arkitekter" 02 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/520780/the-birds-nest-primus-arkitekter> ISSN 0719-8884

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